CASES

  • Badaun murder case: CBI says girls committed suicide because of fear of being exposed 4 hours 19 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In concluding that the two teenaged girls who were found hanging from a tree in Badaun were not raped and murdered, CBI has deconstructed a chain of events to support its theory. On the basis of grilling of main witness Nazru, also a distant relative of the girls,...
  • AG Mukul Rohatgi asks Income Tax department to not appeal ruling in Vodafone tax case 15 hours 55 minutes ago

    Mumbai: The attorney general has recommended the government refrain from appealing a Bombay High Court ruling in favour of Vodafone Group Plc in a long-running tax dispute, a person directly involved in the matter said. Vodafone, the biggest foreign corporate investor in India, has been involved in a series of tax...
  • Badaun Dalit sisters found hanging from a tree not murdered, all 5 accused to be freed: CBI sources 16 hours 14 minutes ago

    New Delhi: In a major disclosure in the death of the two dalit sisters who were found hanging from a tree in Badaun district of Uttar Pradesh in May, the Central Bureau of Investigation has revealed that the girls were not murdered but had committed suicide. The investigating agency is...
  • Delhi: Lawyers beat up the accused in the 13-year-old Utkarsh Verma's murder case Yesterday

    New Delhi: Lawyers turn violent as they beat up the accused in the 13-year-old Utkarsh Verma's murder case at Delhi court complex on Wednesday morning. When the 2 accused were brought into the court complex by the police, they were surrounded by the lawyers who started to hit the accused....
  • Delhi: 2 arrested for kidnap, murder of 13-year-old Utkarsh Yesterday

    New Delhi: The Delhi Police have finally cracked the brutal abduction and murder case of Utkarsh, a 13-year-old jeweller's son and arrested two people involved in the crime. One of the suspects was someone who knew Utkarsh's father well. The accused hatched a plan to kidnap Utkarsh and demanded...
  • Why wasn't Manmohan Singh questioned in Hindalco coal block allocation case: Court asks CBI 2 days ago

    New Delhi: Questioning the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) over its handling of the Hindalco coal block allocation case, a special court on Tuesday asked the central agency that why wasn't former prime minister Manmohan Singh questioned in the case. "Shouldn't the Prime Minister and coal minister have been questioned in...
  • Jaipur: Rajasthan boy hangs himself after teacher beats him up 3 days ago

    Jaipur: A 16-year-old student of a state-run school in Rajasthan has committed suicide allegedly due to humiliation, harassment and beating by a teacher. The teacher was arrested, police said on Monday. The incident took place on Saturday in Rampuria village in Baran district, over 290 km from here. Dilkush Saharia, a Class...
  • Bengaluru: Female teacher detained for sexually assaulting minor in school 5 days ago

    Bengaluru: In yet another horrifying incident, a female teacher has been detained for sexually assaulting a five-year-old in Bengaluru. The detention came after an FIR was filed against the accused teacher by the victim's parents. The child complained about her female teacher, saying she had hit her. Police filed the...
  • Hyderabad tycoon kidnap bid case solved, police arrest ex-CRPF constable 6 days ago

    Hyderabad: The Hyderabad Police has solved the Banjara Hills firing case within 24 hours and declared a 37-year-old former CRPF constable Puli Obulesh as the main accused in the case. The police have seized an AK-47 with magazines, seven live rounds, 10 empty cartridges, rope, knife and a wig that...
  • Court orders to include co-accused in Musharraf's treason case 6 days ago

    Islamabad: A special court trying embattled former Pakistani dictator Pervez Musharraf on Friday partially accepted his request to include alleged co-conspirators in a high treason case slapped on him and directed the government to resubmit its complaint against the co-accused. The 71-year-old former president had repeatedly asked the three-member special tribunal...
  • After SC relieving Ranjit Sinha in 2G probe, demand for the controversial CBI chief's removal grows 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Ranjit Sinha who is the most controversial chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in recent times is retiring on December 3. However, amid growing criticism, the demand for his removal is growing louder. Removal of the CBI director though, is not an easy task. After the...
  • Iran's top leader pardons controversial blogger 6 days ago

    Tehran: Iran's top leader has pardoned a controversial Iranian-Canadian blogger more than 11 years before the end of his prison term, the semi-official ISNA news reported on Friday. The report said authorities informed Hossein Derakhshan about his amnesty late on Thursday when he returned to Tehran's Evin prison from one of...
  • 5 Indian fishermen set free by Sri Lanka arrive in Chennai 6 days ago

    Chennai: Five fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who were sentenced to death in Sri Lanka for alleged drug trafficking but set free after President Mahinda Rajapaksa pardoned them, arrived on Friday. The fishermen from Rameswaram, who were released by Sri Lankan authorities on Thursday, arrived by an Air India flight at 1:05...
  • Will abide by Supreme Court order in 2G scam, says CBI Director Ranjit Sinha 1 week ago

    New Delhi: Beleaguered CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on Thursday said that he will abide by the Supreme Court order directing him to recuse from the 2G telecom scam probe and denied having named any officer as mole before the apex court. Sinha, who had to face Supreme Court's ire on...
  • Cartoon of the day: SC kicks CBI Director Ranjit Sinha out of 2G scam probe 1 week ago

    In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha were...
  • Huge blow to CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, SC kicks him out of 2G scam probe 1 week ago

    New Delhi: In a huge blow to the CBI Director Ranjit Sinha, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked him to withdraw himself from overseeing the investigation into the 2G scam case. A bench headed by Chief Justice HL Dattu has said that prima facie it appears that allegations levelled against Sinha...
  • 2G scam: Scathing criticism of CBI Director, Joint Director by Supreme Court 1 week ago

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court has pulled up the CBI Joint Director Ashok Tiwari when he defended CBI Director Ranjit Sinha on allegations against 2G case. It took exception to CBI officers being present inside the court room and directed them to "do their duty" in office. "You are not...
  • Tamil fishermen released from Sri Lankan prison to reach home today 1 week ago

    Chennai: The five Indian fishermen serving a death sentence in drug smuggling case will reach home on Thursday. The fishermen were released on Wednesday by Sri Lankan government. The decision came a few days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to the Sri Lankan President where they agreed to transfer the...
  • Indian fishermen released: Sri Lanka says it's a pardon but not a reduction of sentence November 19, 2014

    Sri Lanka on Wednesday released five Indian fishermen serving a death sentence in drug smuggling case. Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa pardoned the fishermen. Sri Lankan Minister Senthil Thondaman said, "PM Modi spoke to President Rajapaksa and the latter decided to pardon the five Indian fishermen facing death sentence. It...
  • Sri Lanka releases 5 Indian fishermen facing death sentence after President Rajapaksa grants pardon November 19, 2014

    Chennai: Sri Lanka on Wednesday released five Indian fishermen serving a death sentence in drug smuggling case. Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa pardoned the fishermen. The decision came a few days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke to the Sri Lankan President where they agreed to transfer the fishermen to an...
  • Sunanda Pushkar's autopsy shows injury marks all over her body: Swamy November 18, 2014

    On the probe in the death case of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Subramanian Swamy said, "The autopsy report which is a video, it's very clear that she had injury marks all over her body. There's an injection hole in her hand....
  • Sunanda Pushkar death case: 3 fake passport holders under scanner, say sources November 18, 2014

    New Delhi: Three fake passport holders have come under the Delhi Police scanner in the death case of Congress MP Shashi Tharoor's wife Sunanda Pushkar, sources said on Tuesday. The trio was staying at the Leela Hotel when Sunanda Pushkar was found dead under mysterious circumstances, the sources said. The trio...
  • HC issues non-bailable warrant against controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal November 17, 2014

    Chandigarh: The Punjab and Haryana High Court on Monday issued a fresh non-bailable warrant (NBW) for November 21 against controversial self-styled 'godman' Rampal after he failed to appear in a contempt case, with his counsel saying he was "unwell". Hours after 63-year-old Rampal failed to appear before the court and sought...
  • Hearing in the 2G case against Kanimozhi and A Raja begins on Monday November 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Telecom Minister A Raja, DMK MP Kanimozhi and 17 others will face a trial in the 2G case on Monday. They have been accused of money laundering during the allocation of the 2G band. The case is being presided over special SBI judge OP Saini. In its...
  • Defamation case: Naqvi acquitted after Sabir Ali withdraws plea November 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi was on Saturday acquitted in a criminal defamation case against him by former JD(U) leader Sabir Ali after the court was told that the two have reached a settlement. Ali had on September 16 sought a "written apology" from Naqvi, who is minister state...
  • Bilaspur sterilisation deaths: Raids being conducted by government in all medical shops in Chhattisgarh November 14, 2014

    Bilaspur: Raids were conducted on Friday by health department officials in all the medical shops in Chhattisgarh. The raid took place in Raigarh, Dhamtari, Korba, Janjgir-Champa, Sukma and other districts. Reportedly, collectors are to inspect all the private hospitals in the districts and see that the banned drugs are not...
  • N Srinivasan named in Mudgal panel's IPL probe report: Aditya Verma November 14, 2014

    The SC has also ordered the non-disclosure of the names of players indicted in the IPL spot-fixing report, says Aditya Verma, petitioner in the case. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle November 13, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Bullet News: Catch the day's top stories November 13, 2014

    Bullet News is CNN-IBN's non-stop prime time bulletin where we bring to you the day's top stories from around the world. Be it politics, sports, entertainment or business, catch it here, only in 30 minutes. ...
  • News 360: Burdwan blast probe trail reaches Jharkhand, NIA to visit Dhaka November 13, 2014

    The probe trail in Burdwan blast case has now reached Jharkhand. National Investigation Agency on Thursday interrogated Harun and Mohammad Hussain, the two aides of Jamaat operatives Sajid and Amjad who were arrested recently. The interrogation of these Jamaat operatives zeroed in on the names of these two individuals. ...